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Home invasion blunders, a singer battling cancer and a Latin American film festival
Also a football player’s ALS fight and a chilly but amusing Scandinavian revenge plot
Aug 26th, 2016
Growing up on Sing Street; floundering on Mother’s Day and a sneak peak at one oddball DOXA film
But there’s more: a drag queen singing, a conflicted detective, a Maori chess teacher, a hot comedy duo and a video game’s move to the big screen
Apr 29th, 2016
My picks for the first few days at the Vancouver International Film Festival
Gold is a German western set in B.C. and one of my picks
Sep 25th, 2013
A trip from Vancouver, BC to Santiago de Cuba: Son, Salsa, and Santeria
Still smarting from last year’s trip to Epcot, I was looking for real culture and that’s what brought me to Santiago de Cuba—the second largest city in Cuba.
Apr 13th, 2013
Top ten coolest things to do in Vancouver this weekend
It is your weekly partytime plan - here is what the Bees have picked for you
Feb 7th, 2013
Fabulous events to kick off December in Vancouver, BC
Food, film, fashion - and more fabulous events this week-end picked for you by the Bees!
Nov 29th, 2012
Filmmaker Saul Landau on a mission: Unveiling the real terrorist
Documentary fimmaker Saul Landau in a candid interview a propos of his new film "Will the Real Terrorist Please Stand Up" on U.S. Policy and Cuba-US relations.
Oct 7th, 2011
Old House brings classic play to a contemporary Cuba
Cuban director Lester Hamlet adapts a classic in Cuban theatre "Old House" to modern times, keeping the message, but prescinding of metaphors.
Sep 7th, 2011
Che's daughter, Dr. Aleida Guevara, speaks at International Che Guevara Conference at Russian Hall
Dr. Aleida Guevara speaking to an audience at the 3rd Annual Che Guevara Conference said respect and solidarity were the two most important qualities in her life. “It is not about giving what you...
Jun 28th, 2010